Building a million-dollar business is hard enough. Building a million dollar fortune is even harder. But building a million-dollar fortune in Africa while in your twenties or thirties is deserving of applause. Each year since 2012, I have scouted for 10 remarkable, unsung African entrepreneurs who are aged 39 and under, who have built well-structured multi-million dollar businesses and earned 7-figure fortunes in the process. Unfortunately, there are very few of these sort of entrepreneurs in Africa, so quite a number of the names on this year’s list were featured last year. There are a few new names nevertheless.
Read more: 10 Young African Millionaires To Watch 2014.